University of Tennessee - Health Science Center

62 S. Dunlap. Room 400
Memphis, TN 38163

Tennessee State University

3500 John Merritt Blvd
Nashville, TN 37209

Austin Peay State University

601 College St
Clarksville, TN 37044

Belmont University

1900 Belmont Blvd
Nashville, TN 37212

(615) 460-6000

Bethel University

325 Cherry Ave
McKenzie, TN 38201

Cumberland University

One Cumberland Square
Lebanon, TN 37087

Carson - Newman College

1646 S Russell Ave
Jefferson City, TN 37760

East Tennessee State University

807 University Pky
Johnson City, TN 37614

Lincoln Memorial University

6965 Cumberland Gap Pky
Harrogate, TN 37752

Fisk University

1000 17th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37208

Lipscomb University

One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204

Martin Methodist College

433 West Madison Street
Pulaski, TN 38478

Freed - Hardeman University

158 E Main St
Henderson, TN 38340

Middle Tennessee State University

1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Milligan College

1 Blowers Blvd.
Milligan College, TN 37682

King College

1350 King College Rd
Bristol, TN 37620

Tennessee Technological University

1 William L. Jones Drive
Cookeville, TN 38505

Tennessee Wesleyan College

204 East College Street
Athens, TN 37303

South College - Knoxville

3904 Lonas Road
Knoxville, TN 37909

Trevecca Nazarene University

333 Murfreesboro Rd
Nashville, TN 37210

Union University

1050 Union University Dr
Jackson, TN 38305

University of Memphis

11 Frissell Avenue
Memphis, TN 38152

The University of Tennessee

527 Andy Holt Tower
Knoxville, TN 37996

Tusculum College

60 Shiloh Road
Greeneville, TN 37743

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The mean hourly wage for RNs in Tennessee is recorded at about $28.62 in 2009 as reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Memphis is one of the cities that are recorded to have a higher RN salary offer ($62,080).

If you are a high school student or an adult student how is trying to earn his/her first bachelor's degree in nursing, you can start your nursing school research from these schools. There are a lot more nursing schools in Tennessee that offer state approved BSN programs; check the listing on the right. 

Austin Peay State University

The APSU campus spans 200 acres and its School of Nursing is situated in the McCord Building at the southwest part of the campus. The BSN program that they offer is an NLNAC accredited, full-time program with the best computer lab resources and audiovisual materials. The student clinicals are offered in various settings including acute care centers and other community-based healthcare facilities.

The school’s clinical sites were chosen to offer the student with optimized study experience. It may necessitate traveling to and from the sites such as Nashville. Nursing students need to have their own transportation during these instances.

This nursing school accepts applications to its BSN program twice each year; one for the Fall semester and the other is for the Spring semester.

Middle Tennessee State University

The School of Nursing is CCNE or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education accredited. It offers a traditional four-year Baccalaureate nursing program which has a selective admission process. Only the nursing clinicals are offered in evening or weekend shifts.

East Tennessee State University

Located in Johnson City, this public university offers a traditional BSN program which comprises of five semesters. Major courses are taken during these semesters as soon as the university core requirements have been met. ETSU is a CCNE accredited nursing school.